Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Appleton

Enjoy the area's festivals, culture and history with a rental holiday home in Appleton. This city is well-known for its wildlife and museums. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Appleton

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Appleton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camden Snow Bowl (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Breakwater Vineyards (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Hidden Valley Nature Center (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Appleton

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Appleton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fernald's Neck Preserve (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Barrett's Cove Public Beach (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Merryspring Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Rockport Marine Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Camden Hills State Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Appleton

Fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), the closest airport, located 16.5 mi (26.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Augusta, ME (AUG-Augusta State), which is 25.8 mi (41.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Appleton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 212 holiday rentals near Appleton. From 87 Houses to 26 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Appleton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Appleton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Appleton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Curtis Island Light: 779 holiday rentals
  • Whaleback Shell Midden State Historic Site: 919 holiday rentals
  • Owls Head Lighthouse: 684 holiday rentals
  • Rockland Harbor Park: 707 holiday rentals
  • Rockland Station: 711 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Appleton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Appleton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 87 Houses in Appleton. Our other popular types of Appleton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 26 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 71 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 71 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Appleton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Appleton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.